Atlantic Spine Center Blog

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What Exactly is Whiplash and How Do I Know if I Need to See a Doctor?

Interventional Pain Management Specialist Dr. Kaliq Chang explains whiplash injury and signs of trouble. Whiplash may be a literal pain in the neck, but this common injury is no run-of-the-mill…

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June 4th, 2020

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How Can You Tell You’ve Got a Pinched Nerve in Your Neck?

Information on causes, diagnosis and treatment of a pinched nerve in the neck. Few people enjoy being pinched, and enduring a pinched nerve in the neck is no exception. But how can you tell if you’ve…

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June 1st, 2020

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Piriformis Syndrome Symptoms and Treatment

Why Piriformis Syndrome Can Be a Real Pain in the Butt and what to do about it. Life presents all too many problems that are a “pain in the butt,” but piriformis syndrome literally shows up in this…

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May 7th, 2020

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Training and Treatment Differences Between Chiropractors and Spine Doctors

Should I see a Chiropractor or Doctor for my Back Pain? Imagine this scenario: You’ve done everything you can think of to ease your back pain, including over-the-counter medications, ice and heat, and…

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April 1st, 2020

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Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion for Treating Chronic Neck Pain

Millions of people experience neck and arm pain stemming from problems with vertebral discs running down the neck, also known as the cervical spine. But when conservative treatments don’t ease the…

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March 10th, 2020

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Dr. Liu offers Tips on Causes and Treatments for Middle Back Pain

When people think of back pain, they tend to picture a strained lower back. But middle back pain, which encompasses the area between the neck and the bottom of the rib cage, is an ache all its own…

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February 20th, 2020